ERIC Number: EJ363207
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
The Dilemma of the Gifted Woman.
Noble, Kathleen D.
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v11 n3 p367-78 Sep 1987
Many obstacles inhibit women from realizing their leadership potential: confusion about giftedness, psychological and cultural barriers to owning and displaying one's abilities, and ambivalent attitudes toward exceptional ability in women. Encourages feminist psychologists to respond to gifted women's unique affective needs, and focuses on recognizing, understanding, and furthering exceptional ability in women despite gender-role stereotyping and cultural pressures. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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